Wendy Parker

Faith, family and foodImage Gallery

| July 04, 2014

Happy birthday to our beloved Motherland. Home of the free, land of the brave. There are a lot of people who will dispute just how free we really are, and the fact those people have ...

Grace and a glider kitImage Gallery

| July 03, 2014

David Adkins, following a diagnosis of terminal cancer less than a month ago, looks to sell his 2013 Coronado glider.

Shower report 2014

| July 02, 2014

Wendy comes back from a cross-country trip ready to crown one truck-stop with the superlative of "best showers"...

DEF or dumb?

| June 29, 2014

"I am so sick and tired of literally stumbling over the trash from diesel exhaust fluid. When it's not sold in bulk at the pump, the amount of waste involved is incredible."

Ruining a good thing: Bathroom privacy

| June 27, 2014

Another doozy of a restroom tale from Wendy: "I've written more stories about bathrooms than pretty much anything else, and if you didn't know any better, you'd probably think I was weird."

Don’t make me write you into my fictional story

| June 25, 2014

"Sometimes, sleeping on the road is hard."

Wendy rants back

| June 22, 2014

In which Wendy responds to Whoopi Golderberg's recent trucking-related YouTube rant with one of her own. . .

Multi-stop last mile from an Oregon National Forest

| June 20, 2014

The end of the Parkers' multi-stop load comes down the wire on hours. Wendy: "George really does amaze me sometimes. I would have been in the fetal position, sobbing...."

Wendy Parker

Wendy Parker rides with her husband, George Parker, an owner-operator who pulls dry van. She chronicles their adventures and her observations from the shotgun position in her blog and at their website, thegeorgeandwendyshow.weebly.com

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